The BroadWeigh system is one of the few wireless products on the market which incorporates a high accuracy load pin with zero trim loss design for simple, effective and accurate dynamic wireless load monitoring. The system is fast and simple to use; set up in less than 1 minute, and offers an expandable system to suit individual requirements simply by purchasing additional shackles with no need to return to the factory.
At the heart of BroadWeigh is a powerful wireless telemetry technology which provides high quality remote readings, often in harsh environments, to record and transmit data. Built around its own custom proprietary communications protocol, the technology provides secure and high integrity digital data transmission. With direct line of sight of up to 800 m (1/2 mile) which can be extended with the use of an active repeater.
The BroadWeigh load cell all use two alkaline 1.5 V AA batteries.
We recommend removing batteries from units when not in use for extended periods of time. Damage due to battery leakage or corrosion is not covered under warranty.
The allowable operating temperature range is -20°C to +50°C.
Estimated Battery life 2 X AA Duracell batteries (1 update per second)
Asleep: 5+ years
Continuous Operation: 3 Months
8h Usage Per Day: 8 Months
2h Usage Per Day: 2.5 Years.
*It is to be noted that varying settings affect battery life, such as sample rates and duration.